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Mar 12, 2013 6:00pm PDT
changes so we're almost done with the year we're not going pull our son out. but i feel for the child and parents. >> several other parents contacted abc 7 nous say the incident is being overblown that those who have seen the photos say little tape was used and it was intends as a joke. we cannot reach the teacher at the center of this, the former teacher. we did try to reach her but we could not. >> in oakland a 13-year-old boy is being treated for what police are describing as a serious gunshot wound. he told them he was shot at 7:30 this morning on 66th avenue but refuses to explain why it took two hours before someone dropped him off at the hospital. a gas line fire was quickly brought under control in berkeley this afternoon. this shows how unpredictable flames were. the blaze ignited when a worker dug into the line with a shovel. a parked truck was damaged. cruise capped the leak just before 4:00 today. >> we're learning more tonight about the man accused of driving drunk and causing a deadly crash saturday night. the 28-year-old made his first court appearance in redwood city t
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Mar 29, 2013 5:00pm PDT
going get much from the rain. >> enjoying suchblt i have to tell you things have changed in just the last several minutes here. temperatures 73 degrees. 16 degree drop. we have sea breeze back. and you can't see behind me. so change is underway. you'll see first signs of weekend storm. that is not moisture it's just a band of clouds. it's too dry at lower layers to make it to the ground just yet. you can see fog and high clouds above. it's been a beautiful, warm spring day that is about to change. it's 50 in half moon bay and a chilly day. only 57 so far. because of the fog. taking a look at the view you can see temperature temperatures. los gatos made it to 82 today. i know, it's hard to believe. a chance of showers, then, showers looking likely easter sunday. so let me show you weather system going to bring us wet weather this weekend. winds ahead of the system brought us warmth today, this area of low pressure moves towards bay area we're going to see the storm coming up tomorrow morning 6:00 a.m. really could be cloud cover here, heading into noon, by 5:00 p.m. we're looking at a
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Mar 24, 2013 5:00am PDT
changing. come back and we will look at an interesting forecast when we return. >> thanks, lisa. also next lights went out across the world. why the power went out on the bay bridge, the golden gate bridge, and other landmarks across the globe. also a warning for shoppers. well, you better check out that new ipad before you leave the store. the unwanted surprise some the unwanted surprise some buyers arelet's play: [ all ] who's new in the fridge! our mystery guest: ensure complete... uh...do you support bones? [ ding! ] i've got calcium and vitamin d. oh! immune system. [ ding! ] one word: antioxidants. heart health? [ ding! ] my omega 3s never skip a beat. how 'bout muscles? [ ding! ] i have protein and revigor to protect, preserve, and promote muscle health. [ ding! ding! ding! ] that's a winner! ensure complete! [ female announcer ] the four-in-one nutrition of ensure complete. a simple choice to help you eat right. [ major nutrition ] ensure complete. nutrition in charge. ♪ sunlight says get up and go ♪ mountain-grown aroma coming through ♪ ♪ a new challenge waits for you
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Mar 18, 2013 5:30pm PDT
asked abc's meteorologist ginger zee to tell us if this unending winter means climate change is happening faster and faster. >> reporter: tonight, a blizzard is hammering the northern plains. messy highways in minnesota. high winds and whiteout conditions in north dakota. winter storm watches and warnings from virginia to maine. and there's a severe weather risk tonight. tornado watches and warnings already popping up. as the plows come out, millions of people put the boots back on for what may seem like the umpteenth time. spring officially arrives wednesday and it seems people are more ready than ever. >> it's kind of strange and unusual. >> it's certainly a lot different than it used to be when i was a kid. >> march should not be this cold. >> reporter: but is it that unusual? we looked at the data. for the lower 48, most meteorological winters in the last ten years have been above average. this winter was almost two degrees above average, so not colder, but warmer. and when it comes to tornadoes, last year there were just over 900 confirmed, less than every year since 2003.
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Mar 14, 2013 1:05am PDT
pope francis this evening. >> reporter: it is quiet right now, it is symbolic of a changing catholic church. the bells were ringing and people were singing here at the san jose church to celebrate the first latin american pope. it is something they have waited 20 centuries for. >> i think that this particular pope would have deeper sympathies and understanding of what it it is to be a child of an immigrant and hopefully our own children of immigrants can relate. >> the 1.2 billion catholics are from latin america. the faithful cried and prayed across argentina for the new pope francis who they knew as jorge, bergoglio, the archbishop of buenos aires. >> i spoke to my relatives and they are emotional and happy and pleased. they say he is a very, very inteligent man. he is not easy to manage. he is a person of principal. >> members of the argentine club of san jose toasted their new pope. >> i have a wait and see attitude toward this pope because he has a reputation for being an ultra conservative. an ultra conservative pope is not necessarily the remedy of what ales. catholic faith. >
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Mar 17, 2013 6:00pm PDT
special events at at&t park. including giants home gains, will be at this rate. the other change people should know about, meters will run in this neighborhood until 10 pl for these special events. now, the new parking price came as a shock to baseball fans hoping to catch the matchup between japan in puerto rico. >> have to think twice about coming up here or maybe do mass transit itch together. i don't know, $7 an hour is ridiculous. >> nelson and his family took mass transit into the city for the game so they did avoid the high parking prices. the new price is part of a new program by san francisco to manage the city's limited parking meter spaces, and if you do the math, for two hours, at one of these meters, it will cost 14 bucks. the alternative is parking in a neighborhood parking garages, and i just checked out some of those. they're charging for today between 20 and $30. so the meeters are actually still a little deal compared to the parking garages. reporting live in san francisco, abc7 news. >> carolyn: thank you, sergio. new at 6:00. residents and merchants on polk st
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Mar 25, 2013 5:30pm PDT
life was forever changed. >> reporter: the prime suspect, evan ebel, a recent parolee who was killed in a shoot-out with police texas two days later. late today, police say ballistic tests show the gun he used in texas was the same one used to kill tom clements. >> this is an exact match, it has been confirmed. >> reporter: law enforcement sources say they expect he also killed a pizza delivery man to use his uniform as a disguise as he approached clements' home. ebel was a member of the 211 crew. abc news has learned tom clements thought the gang was too strong and to break it up, he ordered members sent to different institutions. investigators are now interviewing inmates to see if the gang ordered a hit on clements. in recent years, experts say all tra violent white supremacist gangs, like the 211 crew and the arian brotherhood, the subject of this national geographic investigation, have expanded their criminal enterprises outside the prison walls, selling drugs and running guns, all directed from behind bars. >> they devised all kinds of codes. the letter may look benign, but it's d
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Feb 28, 2013 11:35pm PST
. she old. you know? i love you, mom. >> jimmy: the weirdest part is changing them when they get to 40. >> right. it's awkward. the breast-feeding. >> jimmy: are you having a midlife crisis or anything like that? >> i feel pretty good about turning 40. i was trying to think, have any of my behavior changed? the only weird -- it's not even that weird. the only different thing i've done lately is trying to learn a foreign language. i picked up rosetta stone french. and i do think it is some sort of recapturing -- a lot of times i'm looking at this french thing from college because i'm horrible at, and kids, you really do waste your life when you don't apply yourself, and i regret it now. no habla espanol. i figured i should dive in. i don't know. i just would like to -- you can feel part of your brain going, what? >> jimmy: learning kind of stops at a certain age. >> it feels like it. the rosetta stone, they use like the immersion tactic. it can't really happen, because that would be like if you planted yourself there and everyone speaks french and you have to get along. but nothing is t
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Mar 20, 2013 12:35am PDT
paula faris in blark blacksburg, virginia. >> a lot of things i need to change. tu thanks. up next, what facebook is saying about tiger woods' latest love affair. ession. before taking abilify, an antidepressant alone helped me get out from under. but sometimes...depression still dragged me down. i'd been feeling stuck for a long time. so my doctor added abilify to my antidepressant. she said some people had symptom improvement as early as 1 to 2 weeks. now i feel more in control of my depression. [ female announcer ] abilify is not for everyone. call your doctor if your depression worsens or you have unusual changes in behavior, or thoughts of suicide. antidepressants can increase these in children, teens, and young adults. elderly dementia patients taking abilify have an increased risk of death or stroke. call your doctor if you have high fever, stiff muscles, and confusion to address a possible life-threatening condition. or if you have uncontrollable muscle movements, as these could become permanent. high blood sugar has been reported with abilify and medicines like it and in extreme
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Feb 28, 2013 5:30pm PST
the old european church or emerge from the changing world. and abc's david wright studied the images of this day for clues. >> reporter: save these images. because in all likelihood, one of them is the new pope. maybe angelo bagnasco, the son of a baker. or angelo scola, the son of a truck driver. italian power players both. and italians do have the home court advantage. 1 out of every 4 votes in the conclave. >> cardinal scola, cardinal bagna bagnasco of italy, now, seem to be mentioned more and more. but these names are being floated right now without much conviction, frankly, among the people i've been talking to. >> reporter: but vatican insider john thavis says benedict's historic departure has shaken things up. >> quite honestly, it's an open conclave. >> reporter: the americans don't really expect to win. europe has more votes in the conclave than africa, asia, latin america and north america put together. a canadian could be a compromise that gives a nod to the new world. marc ouellet grew up in a tiny quebec village. he played ice hockey. still does. not that he'd be the fir
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Mar 26, 2013 4:30am PDT
ban and will deliver a petition with 55,000 signatures to state regulators considering changes to state home furnishing guidelines which allow the chemicals' use. >> i am feeling like i should buy a lottery ticket. lisa said the chances for rain are not that great and -- boom! -- so what does that say? >> we are talking about isolated showers here around santa cruz, notice we have a little activity offshore and the hills of the east bay and low clouds will accompany this with a little bit of mist and drizzle as you head out. it will be cool and with that, the temperatures are being held fairly much in the 40's to near 50. hayward is near 50. los gatos is at 45 and 40 in santa rosa. always head out the door look for the cloud cover and cool conditions, 40's and 50's and by the afternoon the sea breeze kicks up mostly to partly cloudy skies, mid-60's an the bay with upper 60's inland east bay staying cool in the 50's at the coast and a look ahead, featuring the partly cloudy skies today, better chance of rain tomorrow, with similar temperatures. by friday, behind the system, a quick
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Mar 8, 2013 5:30pm PST
to intervene and stop the april 25th policy change. >> we are going to spend every single day between now and then making sure that it doesn't. >> reporter: knives may be debated, but there's no debate that explosive devices should ever get through one of these checkpoints. david kerley, abc news, washington. >> thank you, david. >>> now notes from around the country. for the first time in america, one state has created a law allowing teachers and other personnel in public schools to carry guns in the classroom. they cite the shooting in newtown. two dozen other states of -- are contemplating similar measures as this law in south dakota goes into effect. >>> we also want to tell you about a big national recall. an iconic american brand in millions of kitchens, bumblebee tuna. tonight the recall of their tuna is growing. 2.4 million cans, because the seal on top is loose, which means the fish inside could spoil more quickly or become contaminated. the recall affects five ounce cans of bumblebee chunk white albacore and chunk light tuna, sold as early as january 17th and as rece
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Mar 28, 2013 6:00pm PDT
greater force than millions calling for change. the democratic leader snip congress and president hoping those voices will rise. in palo alto, mark matthews abc 7 news. >>> a well known boxer from gilroy has been charged with gun possession. the 30-year-old robert gurero was taken into custody this morning at jfk, checking in for a flight. he was arrested after telling an airline agent he had a 40 caliber handgun. a source tells espn the gun was registered in california but not new york. the gun was not loaded but he did have three magazines. late today the queens district attorney issued a statement saying quote, i hope mr. gurero fights better than i thinks. you cannot bring an unlicensed weapon into this country -- county, rather, or city. gurero was on the way to las vegas. he was scheduled to fight in may. >> the westbound lanes of interstate 80 now open again tonight after being closed most of the day because of a deadly truck accident. around 10:30 near the area of old cavis road a collision set off a fiery scene. the driver told authorities he was distracted. >> he was dri
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Mar 8, 2013 4:00pm PST
a job. his luck changed yesterday. he checked numbers after hearing someone in walnut creek hit the jackpot. >> i checked again and again. and i thought i'm -- i'm just dreaming. i -- removed my eye glasses and... rubbed my eyes again and again. really? maybe 10 times? that is the one that. is it. >> those are the numbers. they didn't linger in sacramento today they had to be back because homera had a client coming in at the hair salon. she plans to keep her job. coming up at 5:00 what will a package of pumpkin seeds played in this dream come true. >> they seem nice and fun. good for them. >> problems are solved. you won't have to wait if you've been holding out for the newest black berry to go on sale. >> and emily chang is here with this afternoon's after the bell report. hi, emily. >> good afternoon. the annual south by southwest festival kicks off today. also known as spring break for geeks. this year, tesla and former president al gore and basketball star, shaquille o'neal scheduled to appear. a new documentary about sean fanning and sean parker will premier, google reportedly
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Mar 28, 2013 5:30pm PDT
changing gloves between patients, that's another red flag, time to find another dentist. >> a developing story. we'll continue to follow it. rich besser saying it's unbelievable tonight. thank you. and we move on next to news today on gun violence. 104 days after the shooting in newtown, connecticut. today the president called for change, surrounded by families of murdered children. among them, families from newtown, who learned today that the shooter, adam lanza, gunned down 20 children in under five minutes. here's abc's white house correspondent jim avila. >> reporter: until today these brutal facts were sealed by the court. gunman adam lanza was not a teenager. he was 20 years old. he fired 154 shots in two, not as some originally reported, three newtown classrooms. five search warrants reveal today he did not wear a bullet-proof vest. only military-style clothing. his bushmaster semiautomatic rifle was accessorized with 30-round magazines, giving him access to thousands of rounds. at home where lanza lived with his mother, the police search found two nra certificates in the names of
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Mar 17, 2013 5:00am PDT
temperatures change you may have noticed in most spots. you notice where the yellow is. it's warmer. santa rosa, novato. we talk about livermore, cooler there. hayward a little cooler. upper 70s the highs at the sonoma county airport and gilroy yesterday. 61 half moon bay. clear and mild in morning. sunny and breezy today. if you liked yesterday we can expect again similar high temperatures. the rain coming in by tuesday night. it's out of here, though, by wednesday. here's a look at our setup right now. we've got high pressure off the coast. once again, we'll have the northwesterly winds build in throughout the afternoon. so anywhere from ten to twenty miles an hour. it did get a little breezy yesterday. today a repeat performance. we will have that and the cooler numbers at the coast. elsewhere once again we will see the 70s return. around the state today, lower 50s in the northern sierra with mid-60s in the southern sierra. upper 50s coastside. otherwise look at the 70s returning for the valley. 80 in vegas. 90 palm springs with upper 60s in los angeles. taking you back home, clo
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Mar 13, 2013 1:05am PDT
would come and hunt me down or something. after that i changed my life and moved around. >> he stayed on the most wanted list for six months. his lawsuit seeks an unspecified amount in damages. neither the oakland police nor the city attorney would comment on the case. >>> berkeley firefighters brought a potentially catastrophic gas fire under control this afternoon. the fire ignited when a construction worker unintentionally dug into the line. it happened in a north berkeley neighborhood not far from the cal campus. you can see a truck and a house nearby were damaged. the good news here was no one was hurt. and it looks like famous berkeley restaurant will push back the reopening date. the restaurant was damaged last friday as we reported in a fire. on its website this weekend he says that all reservations were canceled through march 23rd. today it says they are canceled through the 30th. they need another week. it is still not clear what started the fire, but investigators believe it may have been an electrical problem. a lot more to bring you here. coming up next, catholic cardinal
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Mar 15, 2013 1:05am PDT
in the way of cloud cover right now. that will change. no radar returns to track from our high definition camera. you can see visibility is good and temperatures right now upper 40's santa rosa, napa most other areas in the mid 50's. change of season just around the corner and so is our weather pattern. i'll show you when rain is coming back that the picture. >> thanks very much. man responsible for keeping our border safe has been charged with internet child porn. story uncovered by abc 7 news all righter vick and seen only here. gilbert lamb homeland security agent. investigation into suspicion that he was sharing child porn began two years ago. investigators wept to lamb's home in san francisco and found 85 images they say and video on sophisticated computer system. >> being at the house and had he a whole closet downstairs and like had he os own independent server. several computers. several hard drive drives. electronic storage devices. >>reporter: lamb was arrested last week while working at sfo security checkpoint for passengers from overseas flights. he's being held on
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Mar 14, 2013 11:00pm PDT
much in the way of cloud cover right now. that will change. no radar returns to track from our high definition camera. you can see visibility is good and temperatures right now upper 40's santa rosa, napa most other areas in the mid 50's. change of season just around the corner and so is our weather pattern. i'll show you when rain is coming back that the picture. >> thanks very much. man responsible for keeping our border safe has been charged with internet child porn. story uncovered by abc 7 news all righter vick and seen only here. gilbert lamb homeland security agent. investigation into suspicion that he was sharing child porn began two years ago. investigators wept to lamb's home in san francisco and found 85 images they say and video on sophisticated computer system. >> being at the house and had he a whole closet downstairs and like had he os own independent server. several computers. several hard drive drives. electronic storage devices. >>reporter: lamb was arrested last week while working at sfo security checkpoint for passengers from overseas flights. he's being held on
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Mar 14, 2013 6:00am PDT
carnival ship stranded passengers for days. carnival said they would make changes to prevent incidents like this from happening. >> the first day on the job for the new pope. katie marzullo continues her coverage with what is ahead and bay area reaction to the historic selection. >> a lost buzz over the fact that the pope is the first from south america. many roman catholic church are hopeful it could signal change which is looking to get out from under the sex abuse scandal. he began with rare and you can see him arriving at st. mary basilica with a flower arrangement. he is back to the residence he was staying before the conclave, paid the bill and thanked the personnel. priests are pleased with the selection of pope francis, formerly the cardinal in argentina. >> this particular pope would have deeper sympathy and understanding of what it means to be a child of an immigrant and our own immigrant children will be able to relate. the vatican says pope francis will meet with pope benedict xvi in the next few days and after the mass, pope francis will remove sales -- seals and let the c
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Mar 3, 2013 8:00am PST
ground. did you get any sense from him that he was looking to change the relationship with the united states? >> one thing i noticed by him, he's very humble. he's very humble, man. as a kid he's very humble. he's very -- he's very strong as a man, he's very strong but guess what, he don't want war. that's one thing he don't want. >> he said in the past he would destroy the united states. >> well, i just think that's coming from his father. i think as a young man, him -- he don't want anything -- >> what else does he know about the united states and president obama from what you could tell? >> i can tell by him, he does one thing, he loves -- he loves power. he loves control because others, you know, dad and stuff like that, but he's just a great guy. he's just a great guy. if you sit down and talk to him, you know, perception is perceiving how things work. >> a great guy who puts 200,000 people in prison camps. >> you know, guess what, it's amazing of how we do the same thing here. >> we have prison camps in the united states. >> we don't have prison camps, it's about politics
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Mar 18, 2013 6:00pm PDT
, it's great. >> it is, indeed. let's check on the forecast now. change is on the way. >> yes. >> we're going see rain tomorrow night. last measurable rain 5/100ths back on march 7th. >> it's been a while. >> we need rain. and we'll check out what it looks like. our radar along with national weather service tracking moisture in the clouds. none of this is reaching the ground yet. it will be tracking rain tomorrow night. from san jose, you can see what it looks like now. high clouds moving through. temperatures this afternoon got up to 65 degrees and here is a look at the different vantage point. you can see sun trying to peak through high clouds right now. temperatures 64 santa rosa. los gatos, 66 degrees. here is what is coming up. cloudy skies overnight. rain for your tuesday night into wednesday. and you'll need rain gear, here is a storm getting closer to the bay area. it's a warm storm. so if you're wondering three to six inches expected but around 6500 to 7,000 neat elevation. high clouds before the rain now sheer what is coming up in terms of rain here in the bay area.
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Mar 17, 2013 5:30pm PDT
hopes for reform. >> many changes have happened. many positive changes have happened. but we haven't reached our final destination. >> reporter: days before the uprising started, "vogue" magazine published a glowing profile, calling her a rose in the desert. >> asma al assad worked very hard for a period of 11 years to promote an image of princess diana. she's now nothing more than the wife of a dictator. >> reporter: a small group of rebels is now being trained by the u.s. military in neighboring jordan. and the rebels got a boost this weekend when a top syrian general defected to their side. he had been in charge of the syrian army's logistics. david? >> alex, our thanks to you. >>> back to this country and to the economy, now. on the eve of another week for the dow, many baby-boomers who rode the rollercoaster, finally seeing a recovery. the dow is finishing a ten-day rally. this is where it will end up in the morning, just over 14,500 points. and tonight, abc's bianna golodryga, tonight, with a couple you met right here on "world news." staying the course worked. >> reporter: fam
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Mar 12, 2013 1:40am PDT
, talk with your own doctor before you make any decisions. >> wait a week. some times things change. >> melanoma is so curable if you find it early. could be a good thing too. good news for a lot of folks. >> and it's one of the most common kinds of cancer. i do feel like we are just years away from finding a cure to cancer. we have made leaps and bounds as far as developing medicines that help people combat all kinds of cancers, melanoma being the most common and most treatable. we had the story last week or two weeks ago about the little girl born with hiv, then it went away. you know, we have doctors hard at work trying to find a cure for these things and i do feel like it's just a matter of time. >> sometimes the prevention is easier than the cure. if you're going to be out on the beach or working on the lawn, just do the sunscreen, people. you know, there are easy ways -- >> this is one of the eastest ways to prevent it. also, coming up from the mundane to the miraculous. >> as the cardinals elevate one of their own, we take a look at the making of saints. you are watching "wor
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Mar 17, 2013 6:00am PDT
weather changes. lisa argen joins us now. >> that's right. we will bring the numbers down. bring in a little best of wet weather. but certainly it's nothing to get too excited about. it's going to be a weaker system. but we are, once again, looking at another dry, mild afternoon. 7:17 is the official sunrise. it sets at 7:19. now over 12 hours of day light. we will have mostly sunny conditions once again. but the breeze will be picking up along the shoreline. here we are downtown. a beautiful shot. temperatures are in the upper 40s to near 50 in san francisco. it's 47 in santa rosa. 42 in napa. by the delta dropping into the low 40s with livermore at 40. east bay and south bay are cooler this morning while the winds have been kicking up in the high elevations of the north bay. 20 to 30 mile-an-hour gusts. we are warmer from santa rosa down through southern marin county. 50s. we talk about that downtown. 48 oakland with 50 at the can carlos airport. 47 san jose as well as half moon bay. here's a look at the 24 hour temperature change. the blue-green shading indicator of the cooler star
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Mar 20, 2013 4:00pm PDT
instinctively and thinking about something because of a rule change you're going to get hurt anyway. >> the new rule goes into affect next season. from here out the term heads up football takes on a double meaning like never before. in san francisco, wayne freedman abc 7 news. >> nfl owners voted today to eliminate the tough rule, one of the most-criticized rules in nfl history certainly by raider fan who's grimace every time we pull out this video. it changed the raiders fate when a fumble by tom brady would have sealed a playoff win was ruled an incomplete pass. that started their super bowl dynasty. the new rule states if a quarterback loses control of the ball before protecting it after opting not to throw, it's a fumble. which we knew 11 years ago. today raiders tweeted adios, tough rule -- tuck rule, way too late. >> okay. but it's happening now. right? >> yes. it's now. >> yes. >> listen to this. the world's premier sailing event is just weeks away. and some residents are hoping to make big bucks by renting out their home autos yes. carolyn tyler shows what $25,000 a month wi
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Mar 7, 2013 5:00am PST
francisco. the 17-year-old chang was hit and killed before 11:30 on saturday night. the lowell track team decided to wear green rather than black for today's meet because it was her favorite color. the driver, 29-year-old, made the first court appearance yesterday but did not enter a plea. she is charged with manslaughter and felony d.w.i. after months of anticipation the new police consultant appeared in the city. brat were, a former head of police departments in los angeles and new york, is promising residents they will see some fast results in reducing a surge in violent crime. he says he will look at new ways to get assistance from state and federal law enforcement, the strategy includes improving the oakland's real time crime tracking computer system and he again endorsed the controversial police tactic known as stop and frisk. >> there is not a politician department in america that will be effective without it, it is a basic tool of policing. >> we do this as part of what officers do but it has to be based on reasonable suspicion. >> he will return to oakland self times over the nex
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Mar 28, 2013 5:00pm PDT
mothers from having it all? a lawmaker steps up to change. >> will it make a difference? the reason chevron's >>> president obama made it clear he wants to improve early childhood education. nancy pelosi called attention to the severe shortage of child care options in the bay area. leanne? >> well, near california there are 300,000 children on waiting lists to get into a quality center. the president started a destruction. and as soon as president obama turned to the spotlight on child care, women around the nation began a serious dialogue about raising children while trying to thrive in the work place, one of the women was facebook's cheryl sandberg continuing to encourage women to be more ambitious. that received criticism. she told fortune cheryl sandburg is both super human and rich. the attorney says sandburg's advice doesn't make sense to most working moms. >> i feel it's a struggle and there are sack figs fiss. you never -- it's hard to find a balance. something is suffering whether your career or family live. >> cook says she's lucky to be able to afford child care. those wh
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Mar 30, 2013 6:00pm PDT
? leigh glaser is up next with the forecast. >> should changing of the guard at ucla, a familiar name to become the school's 13th men basketball coach, and then cespedes finishing spring >> ama: oakland firefighters lost their hair but not their smiles today. it was the annual fun dayser to help kids fight cancer. police and fire employees had donate money to the foundation in all 180 people got their locks cut at the event. >> the fcc is looking into the dangers of cell phone radiation. the agency is seeking information from health experts whether it should update its standards, limiting exposure to phones' electromagnetic field. the standards were last reviewed in 1996. >> before you tear into the easter chocolate treats, they could cause you to break out. there may be a connection between chocolate and pimples. a study of men age 18 to 35, chocolate consumption made it worse and increased with the amount of chocolate eaten. let's get to leigh glaser checking our weather for your easter sunday. >> leigh: might be able to get some of those egg hunts in. there's a window of opportunity t
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Mar 17, 2013 4:00am PDT
party needs to change. you got marco rubio saying something very different. but the one person who wasn't there in that straw poll, who we might see going ahead, is jeb bush, he was not included in that. you had rand paul at the top, you had marco rubio second and everybody else way, way down the line. we'll talk about this morning. of course, that's 2016. we'll talk about this week as well. >> how much the filibuster impacted that. >> that's exactly right, dan. that filibuster with rand paul did influence the vote. >> you interviewed speaker of the house john boehner for the show. is the president's charm offensive is working? >> i didn't get the sense from john boehner that it's working. the so-called charm offensive, he doesn't seem particularly charmed. we'll ask our roundtable about that. very curious to see what they think. >> what if anything can heal this relationship? martha, thank you. great to see you. join martha later this morning on "this week." her special guest will be house speaker john boehner. >>> an update on a story we told you, girl scouts with hoaxed into bel
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Mar 1, 2013 5:30pm PST
. jugging motherhood, a career and even dating. franklin likes to say the show didn't change the world, but it did make people think. she died today at the age of 69 after a battle with pancreatic cancer. >>> and a heart-pounding video, an ordinary bus ride taking a terrifying turn as the driver faints and slides out of his seat. the bus veers into oncoming traffic and two quick-thinking passengers spring into action, taking the wheel. and they manage to steer that bus to safety. it happened in poland. by the way, one of the heroin drivers doesn't even have a license. both women have been given free bus fare for life. >>> and zoo keepers in edinburgh have stumbled on a love potion number nine for pandas. they had been trying to get the pandas to mate. they noticed when they piped classical rock music into the areas where the male lived, he kicked back. so they had an idea. switch it up to the prince of romantic soul. ♪ i been feeling fine baby ♪ trying to hold back this feeling for so long ♪ >> that's right. marvin gaye himself piped in once a day and so far, the zoo keeper
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Mar 17, 2013 2:00am PDT
. next week things change for us. the live doppler 7hd right now very quiet, but come tuesday ans wednesday, this thing is going to get very active as the storm system will bring the return of rain to the bay area. this is mt. tamalpais. it's a beautiful and clear sky out there. here's a look at the highs today. accept rosa, 77. concord, 73. santa cruz, 72. a nice look here of the bay bridge. san francisco, 52. half moon bay, 54. santa cruz, low 50s as well. and another shot on the reverse side of the bay bridge. 51 livermore. folks, here's a look at the forecast highlights. a few high clouds drifting ov, andcooler for sunday, and tn returns tuesday and wednesday. lows tonight, some of the high clouds will continue to filter by. looking for 41, santa rosa, 49, san francisco. livermore, antioch, brentwood, oakley. mid-40s. high pressure building over the bay area, responsible for the nice spring-like weather. tomorrow it will nudge a little more east. we'll bring in sunshine and high cloudiness as well. a mild day tomorrow. sunday and monday, dry days. get ready for tuesday as the
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Mar 5, 2013 6:00pm PST
? >> well... okay. you snow day do day. we know things can change in a minute so. we're kind of hanging in there. we haven't been dagged but... we know that it could happen. >> with rain on the way, the city inspected and repaired roofs on the homes. >> the rain is not expected to have adverse affects on the soils here or further problem on settlement. >> mayor ed lee will be meeting with residents. some tell us that will be tough for them trying to get away from work but that will be taking place while the city is saying for three to six months before it can be determined for the house that's have damage we just spoke with a resident. he said they're making plans to make housing for a year. >> thank you v stay in the city another moment. after years san francisco reached an agreement with california pacific medical center to refurbish one hospital and build a new one in the city. one scheduled for the safety project. >> transaction, i believe is a win, win. >> it allows california pacific medical center to build two safe hospitals. after years of controversy and contention. >> there wa
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Mar 20, 2013 5:30pm PDT
for example, that in a grandfather, there was a change in the grandfather's dna that then was passed on to the father, and then finally contributed to risk for autism in that father's child. >> keep in mind, researchers say grandfather's age, a clue to the cause of autism, could only account for at about 3% of the risk. >> i want to go back to the new number today. one in 50 schoolchildren in america on the spectrum. is this a big jump? >> it is a jump. a large part of it is probably better recognition, which is good, because early treatment is a better outcome. but i talked to the head of autism for the cdc and they think some of this is more children with autism and that's concerning. >> thank you, rich. >>> we were curious today about the percentage of autism occurring in the united states and whether it is higher than the rest of the world. here's what experts told us. they said that autism occurs around roughly the same rate in every country around the globe. but the u.s. and south korea do the most testing, so the most absolute numbers appear higher. >>> and now, we turn
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Mar 26, 2013 4:00am PDT
: the case comes amid a sea change in public opinion. about half of all americans now support same-sex marriage, which is legal in nine states and the district of columbia. still, 30 states explicitly ban same-sex unions in their constitutions. >> the justices are insulated from public opinion, but they're not deaf. >> reporter: now tomorrow in a separate case, the justices will consider whether married gay couples deserve the same federal tax and entitlement benefits as heterosexual couples. both cases will be decided in june, john and diana. >> two separate questions here. one is what's going to happen today inside of the court, and, secondly, are we going to get any clues as to how the justices might decide? >> reporter: well, just about 10:00 a.m. people will start filing in for an hour of arguments. the court says those arguments could run longer given the significance of the case, and all eyes are going to be on the questioning of the justices for lawyers on both sides, particularly from justice anthony kennedy. he's considered a swing voter on the court. kennedy has a history of
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Mar 24, 2013 5:30pm PDT
the nominee will do so. but here's the thing. the politics around gay marriage are changing and changing fast. it's been less than a year since president obama himself dropped his opposition to gay marriage in that interview with our colleague, robin roberts. and now, even some prominent republicans are settling on the same position. >> and, rick, you study these political poll lines. what is the trending telling us right now? >> it is moving so fast. in 2004, during george w. bush's re-election, we asked in a poll if gay marriage should be legal. and only 32% said yes. this month, that number is up to 58%. that's a tectonic shift. >> rick klein, with the bigger picture, as always. rick, thank you. >>> we turn overseas to the vatican, where pope francis celebrated his first palm sunday mass, to begin the holy week leading up to easter. from the steps of st. peter's, he urged the crowd of worshippers to be humble and young at heart. he toured the square in his popemobile, open to the crowd, despite the concern of his security detail. kissing babies and shaking hands there. >>> in
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Mar 18, 2013 11:00am PDT
tried to allow bicycles on fridays in august and it was a tie. we had 37 percent opposed to changing the rules. we had 37 percent for changing the rules. that is why bart needs this second test. >> officials highly recommend participation in the survey after this test week saying the board will pay close attention to rider feedback. >> they want to see how this test week goes. we do have many board members that are passionate about bicycles just as our cyclists are. >> the input really could help break a tie in this situation so they have an online survey you can participate in, they have a phone number you can call if you want to express yourself that way. you can do it all the way until april 3rd. we have put all of that information on our website at abc7news.com. give bart your feedback. you have until april 3rd and then the bart board will talk about what to do. >> thank you. still ahead, a major announcement from former secretary of state, hillary clinton. why some political experts think it is a signal about her future. pope francis is meeting with someone he has a history with
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Mar 20, 2013 11:00pm PDT
, some big changes could be coming to yosemite national park. it is part of an environmental effort. the plan is to protect the iconic landscape. if approved it would ban bike and horse rentals in the park. the rink would be demolished and dozens of camp sites would be demolished. you can attend and put in your two cents. >>> coming up next, people going door-to-door with news that no one wants to hear. what these people are being told about the building they live in and why they say it is a matter of life and death. and a beach carpeted in red. what in the world is causing this very strange sight? and where we found joe montana and warren beatty hanging out tonight. and then late other "gym mooy kimmel --" jimmy kimmle live." >> thanks. the great halle >>> well, imagine getting this knock on your door. pardon me, did you know if you have an earthquake did you know your home is not safe? abc news reporter leslie leslie brinkley is live with the story. it is not exactly publisher's clearinghouse turning up on your doorstep. >> that's right. let me outline this for you to get a scope of wh
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Mar 18, 2013 4:00am PDT
problems. ready to change your routine? ask your doctor about once-a-day xarelto®. for more information including cost support options, call 1-888-xarelto or visit goxarelto.com. >>> you don't think that something that you're watching on tv is going to affect your life. my husband, his birthday, me and my son went and played golf. all of a sudden, he was having massive heart attack. hi son remembered seeing on "world news" a new technique for cpr. we were so lucky to have watched diane and dr. bersz that night. it does seem crazy. watching "world news" with diane sawyer saved my husband's life. that is our abc news story. ♪ >>> y'all recognize that music. time now to check "the pulse," the stories we're talking about today. it starts with the competition for the coveted mirrorball trophy. d "dancing with the stars" returns for its 16th season. >> we have two on limp yarngs two country stars, and two comedians. who is the best dancer? tune in and see. >>> get this, a slow fax machine threw a pro football player for a loss. defensive end elvis dumervil's contract with denver arrived in
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Mar 23, 2013 12:35am PDT
comfortable to make the chan change, to engage in healthy behavior. it's not oh, okay it's okay that that you're overweight. you can stay the way they are. >> david has lost 202 pounds and hopes to get 190. chris took me back to his neighborhood and we traced the half block walk that eventually brought him to down size. >> my back was just hurting too much. >> reporter: now he's one of the most active members at the gym. full disclosure -- this is a battle i'm all too familiar with. when i was a teenager, i weighed 356 pounds, a size 54 waist. it took me years of dieting and exercising alone before i was able to bring down my weight and live healthier. having others who understand the frustration of being obese would have helped. >> there's definite success here. people are losing a lot of weight here, and it's a great place to do it. i'm alex perez in chicago. >> i had no idea alex lost that much. congrats. and thanks for the piece. coming up next, how america fell in love with the glock and what this plastic gun from austria tells us about america's fevered gun today. ♪ ♪ [ mal
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Mar 27, 2013 11:00am PDT
give me the $6 and keep going. >> in addition to the toll changes the speed has been raised to 25 miles an hour going through the toll gate. >> people go a little too fast. >>> history is being made in san francisco as officials break ground on what's expected to be the tallest skyscraper on the west coast. they are celebrating the start of construction on the new transbay transit tower. the tower will be next to the 41duvay transit center at 1st and mission street. it will be 1,070 feet tall, more than 50 feet taller than the old record holder. the project is expected to be finished in 2016. >>> kind of looking ahead, wondering if the easter bunny is going to be wet. >> a good chance of that. take a look at our camera, you'll see raindrops. temperatures range from the low 50s to the 60s and sunshine in san jose. i'll let you know who can expect rain and when when we come back. >> all right, thank you. and we're going to show you these terrifying moments as a large earthquake hits taiwan. it sent young people and children scattering for cover. >>> and a possible ban on the sale of
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Mar 12, 2013 7:00am PDT
it is truly wonderful to be here with these profound questions about this church and a changing time, this ancient belief, ancient faith and the changing world. >> we heard josh allude to it in his report, diane. there are many issues facing the church. how do the cardinals come together? is there a sense they're divided or united right now? >> reporter: well, you keep hearing over and over again from cardinals i've talked to and also from others that the biggest question is do you have a charismatic, global pope, or do you rededicate to the intellectual core of the faith alone? and, you know, we saw the picture this morning of the american cardinals leaving with their bags packed to go into the conclave. and they really have, as josh said, reminded everyone of the vitality and what it is to travel among the people and to create joy as well as a sense of possibility for this church. >> we see cardinal dolan always with a big smile that he has. diane, great to see you in. we'll be seeing much more of you because diane will anchor a special report from the vatican this morning when the
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Mar 14, 2013 4:30am PDT
basilica in rome, the first act after a night changing night. with those words, history was made. phone francis is the first pontiff, ever, from latin america. echoing the roar of 100,000 people in st. peter's square last night overwhelming enthusiasm from his home in argentina. >> i always say, he will be one of the best popes we have ever had. >> there he is cardinal bergoglio, a modest man with a passion for ministering to the poor. >> he has taken the name of st. francis for the first time which is clearly a signal he wants to show a different face of the church, a face of the poor. >> at 76, consider add dark horse candidate he is not what most expected to see. following the white smoke and anticipation, this newly named pope emergeed and prayed. >> welcomed by faithful with open arms. >> as you mentioned, later today pope francis will celebrate mass with the cardinals who elected him as the sistine chapel and. meet with pope benedict in the coming days. eric? >> marci, it is busy even after the period you are talking about. what is going on between now and the installation?
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Mar 21, 2013 1:05am PDT
a way to honor those officers and help their families. new at 11:00, some big changes could be coming to yosemite par. national park. it is part of an environmental effort. the plan is to protect the iconic landscape. if approved it would ban bike and horse rentals in the park. the rink would be demolished and dozens of camp sites would be demolished. you can attend and put in your two cents. -to-door with news, people that no one wants to hear. what these people are being told about the building they live in and why they say it is a matter of life and death. and a beach carpeted in red. what in the world is causing ery strange very strangeere we and where we found joe montana and warren beatty hanging out tonight. and then late other "gym mooy kimmel --" jimmy kimmle live." >> thanks. the great halle >>> well, imagine getting this knock on your door. pardon me, did you know if you have an earthquake did you know your home is not safe? abc news reporter leslie leslie brinkley is live with the story. it is not exactly publisher's clearinghouse turning up on your doorstep. >> tha
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Mar 27, 2013 5:30pm PDT
changing marriage. >> thank you, terry. two riveting days at the supreme court. >>> we turn now to another big issue in american life -- immigration. the president spoke out today, so did a group of senators, who went to the border in arizona, and got a surprise. abc's white house correspondent jim avila tells us what happened. >> reporter: they came to nogales, arizona, to check on border security. the four u.s. senators leading the charge in immigration reform, got way more than they expected. there just a few steps away, a desperate young woman sprinting her way out of mexico, only to be caught by the border patrol within seconds. john mccain tweeted, just witnessed a woman successfully climb an 18-foot bollard fence a few yards from us in nogales. the border patrol has more agents than ever. there are 22,000 border agents, 651 miles of fence, 125 airplanes and six drones patrolling the mexican frontier. making a successful illegal crossing more difficult than ever. apprehensions like the one the senators saw today, are down 78% from their peak in 2000. president obama today on
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Mar 27, 2013 11:00pm PDT
started running from police after they spotted the stolen car. >>> we have changes coming in our weather. let's get to cabbed yaw patel -- let's get to sandhya patel. >> sze seen sprinkles -- we have seen sprinkles and now we seeing quite a bit of cloud cover, and we are also seeing some fog down below. check out the visibility. it has dropped to a quarter of a mile. as you look at this view you can see it is murky out there. you will want to give yourself some extra time for the morning commute. not only fog, but clouds and sprinkles and temperatures in the 50s. showers in the forecast for the holiday weekend. we will have a time line coming up. ama? >> a little girl from san rafael showed big bravery when she was shot with an arrow while visiting the lawrence halve science. this is the x ray of the girl's leg. you can see the arrow went all the way through. cornell bernard spent time with the young victim and joins us live from berkeley with the story. >> reporter: police continue to search neighborhoods above the lawrence halve science for clues into who ever shot an eight-yea
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Mar 7, 2013 11:00am PST
like things are changing everywhere. >> for me and my church, we pray for them every day. it is a big loss for our community. >> members of the santa cruz police department and the santa cruz county sheriff arrived aboard chartered buses with large group from the san francisco police department, too many agencies even to enumerate here. all the people in the vehicles have somber faces focusing on the two fallen officers. we are live in san jose for abc7 news. >> david, thank you. the memorial bracelets are available to the public in honor of the fallen officers. each bracelet has a tag with an engraving of the batch numbers. they cost $15. a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the officers' memorial fund. if you would like to buy a grace let go to abc7news.com and click on "see it on tv." a scholarship fund is set up in on of the officers with businesses contributing $125,000. if you would like to make a donation go to abc7news.com and click on "see it on tv" at top of the home page. live coverage of the santa cruz police officers memorial service will continue in a moment. >>
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Mar 19, 2013 12:35am PDT
"nightline" with juju chang. >> good evening and thanks for joining us. for most fear of flying involves fleeting flashes of nerves during turbulence over stormy weather. overcoming the panic can get you through the jitters. but what if that is the key to avoiding a mid-flight catastrophe. we take to the skies to find life saving answers. >> reporter: sometimes they get lucky. little did these three passengers know they would be filming a close call with death. their private pilot desperately trying to take off in a heavily loaded small plane at high altitude when it finally stalls into the tree tops. the plane tumbles to the ground, cameras still rolling. passenger and pilot survive. >> everybody okay? >> we're okay. please get out. >> reporter: too often in general or private aviation luck is not enough. just this weekend there were nine fatalities in 11 small plane crashes nationwide. this twin engine jet came down into a house in south bend, indiana, killing two. a twin engine turboprop killed three. >> reporter: the ntsb has placed this issue on the most-wanted list of tran
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Mar 23, 2013 5:00am PDT
to change that. >> we are used to competition now. we have to innovate and get better. that's why we launched this platform. >> the z10 looks an awful lot like its touch screen competitors and it's getting good reviews. >> i like it. i think they have done good job with certain aspects of the phone. it feels comfortable in the hands and they have done a nice job with the camera. >> she was enthusiastic about the touch keyboard and camera and the online store full of appears. who wants a phone without angry birds? >> the question remains is a simple one. is it enough to save the company? >> right now i think they are just trying to prove that they are not dead. >> are they? >> they aren't dead yet. >> blackberry has no shortage of former users. >> my old blackberry wouldn't work in my own house, where this phone does. >> what would it take for blackberry to win you back? >> i don't know if that's possible. >> he said it's not likely people who left them will come back. but blackberry 10 might be a hit with the current user and a start for a slow turnaround for the company, though it's
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